Dessert Service

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-241809

Description

48-piece dessert service; white with mauve banding and gilt decoration. Includes an urn-shaped fruit cooler, pair of footed sauce tureens, pair of pierced baskets, and 48 dessert plates.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert services
porcelain
enamel (fused coating)
gilding
Service, Dessert

Associated Building

Original To Shady Hill,

Maker

Possibly Sevres Porcelain Manufactory

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.156

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly Sèvres (Hauts-de-Seine department, Île-de-France, France)